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Baba's Chavadi

Ahmadnagar District, Shirdi 423109, India
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Ranked #3 of 17 Attractions in Shirdi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
Most recent review
- Jul 24, 2014
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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

It's located next to GATE-3, just at the exit and opposite to Dwarkamai. The Holy Saint used to rest here every alternate days. Small temple but different passages for male and female. The bed on which Baba used to rest is kept and worshipped.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

A must see for someone visiting Shirdi. Located outside the main temple complex inside the bazaar. Baba used to sleep here every alternate days. Seperate entrance for male and female.

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Chavadi as Shrine Chavadi means a specified place in every village meant and used for conducting meetings to resolve the disputes, if any, between the residents of the village. There will be five persons sitting on the Chavadi to hear the complaint and counter complaint and resolve the dispute. They are called Panchas or Panchayathdars. Chavadi may be used for... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Chavadi is perhaps the most easily accessable of Baba's abodes. With now separate entrance for men folk and separate for women folk there is less crowding. I was also pleasantly surprised to see that the small plot of land next to Chavadi has benn converted from a garbage dump to a small grassy patch. Despite the hustle and bustle, I... More

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Everyone should go and visit Chavadi after having Shirdi Sai Baba Darshan. With Chavadi darshan we can say our darshan at Shirdi has been completed

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Could have left the place as it is, i.e. the way the Baba has lived naturally. May be it might have taken an area of 50 or 100Sq.m, but that's how it can portray the naturalism with which the divinity would have been made more visible. Now, to me it looks little artificial.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

In chavadi when we visited their was no crowd we did darshans twice. chavadi, dwarkamai and samadhi temple, Hamuman temple are nearby. and if there is less crowd then all can be visited in around 2-3hrs !!

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

was lucky enough to be there to witness what i had read in Sri sai sathcharitha about chavadi processions it happened with much fan fare and in a grand manner there was huge crowds surrounding dwarakamai and chavadi

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Durban - South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Must never miss this. Always busy and crowded with people. Prashadam is served - maybe if you lucky. b

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Once you enter this area you can imagine how Babaji used to cook. Their is a pyre always lit and it has been kept burning since Babaji lit it.

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